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14. p<tiy p>mi, p<tiy va[mf

pirya]ikqi[f cibiy ']f]ikfAk, vima[ niAlytfti[f Etabfbmf ~kiyvbfbi[f YYMlmf Edmonton oR cibiy nkraktfta[f ;Rkfk Ev]fDmf '[fB MtfT Ukitfta[f. ~gfkagfK ka]pfpDmf `bivipfp<pf plAkkqf YYYMlmf evqiEy eclfLmf pirya]ikAqtf etadrfnfT cama[fkqf vnfT ;bgfKmidtfAt `binfT `gfK ec[fB katfTkf eka]fFRnfta[f. cibiT EnrtfTkfKqf 'lfla cama[fkQmf Cz[fB eka]fFRnft ta[iygfkipf pdfAdyilf 'etapf etapf' '[fB viZnfT eka]fFRnft[.

OR tqfQ v]fFyilf t[f{Ady ;r]fD epdfFkAqy<mf "bfbikf eka]fD MtfT `vfvidtfAt vidfDtf tqfqi ni[fB eka]fD t[f cinftA[Aytf T\]fFvidfda[f. m]i ;rv< 12.30, evqiyilf kDgfKqirf, pirya]ikqf `tikmf ;lflattalf oR nicpftma[ VzfniAl. sfE[a epyfT eka]fEd ;Rnfttalf evqiyilf o[fBmf k]f}kfKtf etriyvilfAl. Akyilf ;RpfpEta cil dalrfkqf. etadrfnfT pirya]mf ecyft `Lpfp< EvB. vima[tftilf 'vfvqEva capfpiDvtbfKkf ekaDtftaLmf, EcabfBpf pci EvB.

oRv{kfKcf clipfp< `tikmaKmf EpaT ta[f enRgfkiy ubvi[rfkqi[f pacMmf, pnftMmf tAl T|kfKmf '[fB ecalfLvarfkqf. vima[pf pirya]tfti[f p<TAmyiLmf, viEnatgfkqiLmf ;TvAr ~zmak YMzfkiyiRnft MtfTAv oR ;[mf etriyat pIti, `cfcmf ~kiyAv KF eka]fd[. ;nfttf tqfQ v]fFyiLqfq epdfFkQd[f ;nft pygfkrma[ ekadfDmf sfE[aviLmf, kDgfKqiriLmf 'gfEk EpavT, yaAr, '[f[ EkdfpT '[fb Ekqfvikf Kbikqf. yaravT `gfKmifgfKmf Epayfkf eka]fFRnftalf `lflva, nmkfK utvkf PFy Mkmf "tavT et[fpdfdalf `vrfkAq vicarikfklamf. k]f]ilf etriypf pdfd cilRmf, tAl Mtlf kalf vAr KqiRkfK "bfp o[fb[f Emlf o[fbakpf pl `Dkfkqilf uDpfp<kAqpf EpadfDkf eka]fFRpfptalf, uqfEq ;RpfpT yarf '[fB Pd k]fD pifFkfk MFyvilfAlEy !

`vfvaB tiAktfT ni[fb MtfTvi[f k]fkQkfK University of Alberta Reception Center '[fB ekadfAd 'ZtfTkfkqilf ;Rnft `bivipfp<pf plAk etrinftT. `tbfKpf pi[f[alf tbfkalikmakpf Epadpfpdfd EmAj, nabfkali. MtfTvi[f (Trf) `tirfxfdmf `nft nabfkaliy<mf kaliyak ;RnftT EvB vzi ;lflamlf MtfT tqfQ v]fFy<d[f TCA (Air Canada vi[f pAzy epyrf) kv<]fdRkfKcf ec[fBtf t[f niAlAmAy viqkfkicf eca[f[a[f.

MtfTvi[f Ecak niAlAmAyy<mf `v[f URkfKpf ("[f nadfDkfKkf Pd ) p<tiyv[f '[fpAt `nftpf ep]f oR enaFyilf n[fK p<rinfT eka]fdaqf '[fB p<lpfpdfdT. "ekawfcmf ;Rkfkv<mf" '[fB ecalflividfD, `Dtft cil nimidgfkQkfK yarf yaRkfEka etaAl Epci YMlmf Epcikf eka]fFRnftaqf. `[aAt Epal '`mfEpa' '[fB ni[fBkf eka]fFRnft MtfTv<kfK `nftpf ep]f ecylf pDmf EvkMmf pibrfkfK utvi ecyfvtbfKkf kadfFy ~rfvMmf, m[pf pkfKvMmf vrpf pircatmak ;Rnft[. MFvak `vqf "catar]makpf Alberta plfkAlkf kzk ma]vrfkqf evqi nadfD ma]vrfkAq vrEvbfk International Center-liRnfT yaravT vRvarfkqf. ;[fBmf ;rv< 10 m]i vArkfKmf Pd katfTkf eka]fFRnftarfkqamf. ;[i Emlf naAq kaAl 8 m]ikfKtf ta[f vRvarfkqf. ;gfK plfkAlkf kzk MT niAl ma]vrfkqf tgfk Municipal Airport kfK `Rkilf oR ladfjf "bfpaD ecyftiRkfki$rfkqf. na[f oR dakfciAy vrcf ecalfli Epa[f ecyfkiEb[f. `gfK Epayf ;rv< tgfki viDgfkqf. ;nft Epa[f nmfpRkfK naAq kaAl Epa[f ecyftalf yaravT vnfT ugfkQkfK utvi ecyfvarfkqf. EnEr ec[fB vlT Akpfp<bmf tiRmfpi[alf evqiEy Epak oR ktv< ;RkfKmf. evqiEy Kqirf minus 36 Fkiri. mikv<mf kxfdmak ;RkfKmf. dakfciAypf parftft pi[f evqiEy Epa[alf EpaTmf" '[fB priv< klnft k[iv<d[f `nftpf ep]f eca[f[aqf.

";pfpF p]iv[fp<d[f Epc ;nftpf ep]f}kfK yarf ecalflikf ekaDtftiRpfparfkqf! 'nftpf pqfqikf Pdtftilf pFtftiRpfpaqf? "May I help you" '[fb vc[tfTkfK ;lkfk]mf vKtft matiri `lflva ecylf pdfdaqf! oR cil nimidgfkqilf 'vfvqv< Epa[fkqf ecyfT vidfdaqf. ecyftT mdfDma? vaAykf KAztfTkf eka]fD 'vfvqv< `[fp<, priv<, kric[mf mikfk varftfAtkAq 'vfvqv< `zkak utirftfT vidfdaqf. ;Et Epa[f nmfpAr nmf Akyilf ekaDtfT nIgfkEq Epa[f ecyfT ekaqfQgfkqf '[fB ecalfliyiRnftalf nmfmalf '[f[ Epc MFy<mf? `pfpFEy Epci[aLmf namf EpCvT `Dtft pkfktftilf ;RpfpvRkfKpf p<rinftiRkfkaT. Mtlilf Epa{kfK Ev]fFy `qv<kfK nmf Akyilf cilflAb ;RkfkibEta '[f[Eva? Akyilf pl vFvgfkqf eka]fd na]ygfkqf ;Rnft[. ;RnftaLmf ;nft Epa[ilf 'vfvqv< cilflAbAy 'gfEk 'pfpF EpaDvT? ;pfpFpf pl pircfcA[kAq "bfpDtfti nmfAmtf ti]b Avkfkamlf p<]f]iyvti 'lflavbfAby<mf `lflva ecyfT MFtfTkf ekaDtfT vidfdaqf. ;vQkfK 'pfpF tKnft MAbyilf n[fbi ecalfLvT? ;T matiri kdAmkfK `pfpalfpdfd EcAvkAqtf (beyond the call of duty) ;vqf ecyfykf kar]mf '[f[? ;vAqpf paradfF 'vfvqv< Ev]fDem[fbaLmf ecalfllamf" '[fB MtfT '[f[evlflaEma ecalfl niA[tfta[f. ~[alf "Thank you very much " '[fB mdfDEm `v[alf ecalfl MFnftT.

`TvAr epaBAmyak ;Rnft MtfT, cil vinaFkQkfKpf pi[f t[f m[tilf Ekdfktf TFtfTkf eka]fFRnft mbfebaR EkqfAvAyy<mf EkdfD vidfda[f. dakfcikfK 'vfvqv< ~Kmf '[fpT ta[f `nftkf Ekqfvi. Cmarf 4 - 5 dalrf ~Kmf '[fB `vqf eca[f[v<d[f MtfT cbfB ~Btlf `Adnfta[f. t[f Akyilf ;Rnft p]mf 'vfvqv< '[fpAt MtfT mbkfkvilfAl. mI]fDmf oR MAb `nftpf ep]f}kfK n[fbi ecLtftividfD dakfci nibfKmidtfAt Enakfki ndnfta[f. ptfT ptiA[nfT nimidgfkQkfKpf pibK dakfciy<mf vnftT.

FArvrf ~ja{paKvakkf ka]pfpdfdarf. dakfci ugfkQkfKtf taE[ '[fB Ekdfdarf. MtfT "~mf, '[kfKtfta[f" '[fB ptilf ecalfli MFpfptbfKqf, epdfFkAqtf taE[ tqfQ v]fFyiliRnfT ;bkfki dakfciyiLmf "bfbi[arf. Kqirilf YYMcfCvidkf Pd MFyamlf ti]bikf eka]fFRnft MtfT dakfciyilf "bikf eka]fda[f. uqfEq kt kt ev[fB Vdak udmfp<kfK ;tmak ;RnftT. ;T dakfciya, oR epriy pdAkpf Epallflva ;RkfkibT '[fB niA[tfTkf eka]fda[f. Municipal Airport Hotel kfKtf taE[ EpakibIrfkqf '[fB vaAykf KAztfTkf eka]fD Ekdfdarf FArvrf. mBpFy<mf "~mf" '[fb oEr varftfAty<qfq ptiAl MtfT eca[f[a[f. "t[kfKmf ~gfkilmf etriy<mf. ;vrfkqf EpCvtbfKmf ta[f EpCvtbfKmf 'vfvqv< vitftiyacgfkqf! EpcpfpDmf ~gfkilMmf, 'ZtpfpDmf ~gfkilMmf evvfEvbak ;RpfpT etqivaktf etrinftT. ;vrfkqf ucfcripfp<mf vz vz, Kz Kz '[fblflva ;Rkfki[fbT? `TmdfDmlfl EpCmfEpaEt "Eta oR vAk rakmf EpadfDpf EpCvAtpf Epalf Eta[fBkibEt! vlfli[mf, emlfli[mf, ;Adyi[mf ~kiyvbfAb `Ztftmf tiRtftmak ucfcrikfkpf pDvAt ;TvArkf Ekdfd MtfTvi[f kaTkQkfK, ;vrfkqf EpCmf ~gfkiltftilf "[f 'lflavbfAby<mf o[fB pDtftipf Epc Ev]fDmf? ;nft Urilf piAzkfk Ev]fDem[f$lf Mtlilf namf ;T matiri Epckf kbfBkf ekaqfq Ev]fDmf '[fB MtfT tIrfma[itfTkf eka]fda[f.

;tbfKqf dakfciyi[f uqfEq `Amkfkpf pdfFRnft mIdfdriliRnfT yaEra '[f[Eva Epcikf eka]fEd ;RpfpT katilf viZnftT. `tbfKpf ptilf `qikfKmf MAbyilf FArvrf microphone- _ 'DtfT `vrfkQkfK uritfta[ pripaAxyilf "Eta ptilf eca[f[arf. dakfci t[f[icfAcyak 'gfKmf Epak MFyaT. mtftiy `LvlktftiliRnfT nkrilf pl pKtikqilf OFkfeka]fFRkfKmf dakfcikqf 'gfekgfEk eclfl Ev]fDmf '[fB eca[f[ v]f]mak ;Rnftarfkqf. FAvrfkqf cibiy mabfbmf ecyftaLmf `vrfkQkfKtf etrinfTviDmf. FArvrf t[f viRpfppfpF Cbfbi vAqtfTpf Epak MFyaT. 'nftvitma[ maBtlfkQmf tAlAm niAlytftilf ;RpfpvrfkQkfKtf etrinfT viDmf. ec[fA[, pmfpayf Epa[fb nkrgfkqilf ;nft matiri tidfdmf ;Rnftalf mkfkqf pymilflamlf Epak MFy<mf `lflva!

FArvrf MtfTAv Enakfki "Is it cold enough for you?" '[fB Ekdfdarf. "You know it is minus 37 degrees outside" '[fbarf. 'gfkqf Urilf 70kfKkf kIEz Epa[aEl sfevdfdrf, sfkarfpf ckitmf ta[f nagfkqf evqiEy eclfLvT vzkfkmf. Minus 37 '[fpAt na[f pFtftiRkfkiEbE[ tvir `At `{pvitftT kiAdyaT. ;nft matiri KqiAr ;T ta[f Mtlf tdAv parftftT '[fB MtfT nDgfkikf eka]fEd ptilf `qitfta[f. ta[f ~gfkiltftilf eca[f[At 'nft `qv<kfK FArvrf p<rinfT eka]fdarf '[fB MtfTv<kfKcf cnfEtkmak ;RnftT. ekawfc Enrmf FArvRmf MtfTv<mf o[fBmf EpcvilfAl. sfA[a epyft v]f]mak ;RnftT. "Eta o[fB ;r]fD karfkqf etRvilf Epayfkf eka]fD ;Rnft[. Traffic Signals _ `}kiyTmf 'tiEr karfkqf vnftaLmf vravidfdaLmf FArvrf pcfAc viqkfK vRmfvAr katftiRnfT vidfDpf pibK ta[f kiqmfpicf ec[f$rf. nmf Urak ;Rnftalf `FtfTtf tqfqikf eka]fD EpayiRpfparfkEq '[fB MtfT niA[tfta[f.

vziyilf oR paltfti[f Emlf dakfci ec[fbT. kIEz "Eta ~B Epaltf etrinftT. ~[alf oEr evqfAq evqIrf '[fB ka]pfpdfdT. t]f]IArkf kaE]amf. ;T '[f[ ~B '[fB MtfT Ekdfda[f. ";T vdkfK Saskatchewan ~B. ~[alf ;nftpf pygfkrkf Kqirilf Emlf uqfq 4-5 `FkQkfKtf t]f]Irf uAbnfT kidkfKmf. kIEz t]f]Irf OFkf eka]fD ta[f ;RkfKmf" '[f$rf FArvrf. ODmf ~B 'pfpF uAby MFy<mf '[fB MtfTvalf kbfpA[ Pd ecyfT parfkfk MFyvilfAl. FArvRkfKpf epayf ecalfLvtalf '[f[ ;lapmf '[fB ']f]i MtfT mI]fDmf emq[tftilf ~zfnfta[f.

Airport Hotel vnftT. epdfFkAq FArvrf taE[ ;bkfkikf kiEz Avtftarf. mIdfdrilf `nftpf ep]f eca[f[ matiri 4 dalrf kadfFyT. MtfT t[f Apyilf AvtftiRnft p]tfAt 'DtfTpf parftfta[f. `tilf oR _nfT dalrf EnadfD etrinftT. ;nft nD ;ratftiriyilf, etiriyat YUrilf, kDgfKqirilf ;ratftgfk oR nlfl ;dtftilf eka]fD Ecrftfttbfkakv<mf FArvrf t[f{d[f `[fpakpf pzkiytbfKmf `vRkfK `[fpqipfpakcf EcrftfT _nfT dalrfkqf ekaDtfTvidfD Ehadfdlf uqfEq ec[f$[f. pibK ta[f t[f Akyilf mIti ;RpfpT 1 dalrf '[fB etrinftT. ;nft vixymf FArvRkfKtf etrinftiRnftalf `At `vEr tiRmfpv<mf MtfTvidmf ekaDtftiRpfpaEra '[f[Eva!

15. mI]fDmf ma]v ulkmf

Hotel Reception lf oEr oR ~qf ta[f EvAlyilf ;Rnftarf. ;rv< 1 m]i ;RkfKmf. `vrf MktftiEla, EpcfciEla T\kfkkf Kbikqf 'Tv<mf ka]pfpdvilfAl. pkfktftilf oR kpf kapi, 'tiEr oR ErFEyavilf "Eta p<riyat padfD, EpcfC. Cross Word Puzzle o[fAb AvtfTkf eka]fD "Eta kiBkfkikf eka]fD ;Rnftarf. EvAl `tikmf ;lflattalf epaZAtpf Epakfkikf eka]fFRnftarf '[fB eca[f[alf epaRtftmak ;RkfKmf '[fpT MtfTvi[f kRtfT. "My name is Bryan. Is it cold enough for you?" dakfci FArvrf eca[f[ `Et padfAd ;vRmf paF[arf. ;T ta[f ;vrfkqf oRvRkfekaRvrf `binfT eka]fD Kclmf vicarikfKmf MAb '[fB MtfT udE[ p<rinfTkf eka]fda[f.

"na[f plfkAlkf kzktftilf Ph.D. pFkfk ;nftiyavilf ;RnfT vnftiRkfkiEb[f. "rf EparfFlf ;gfK MT niAl ma]vrfkqf tgfki yiRpfptakcf eca[f[arfkqf. ;gfK tgfKvtbfK ;dmf Ev]fDmf. tyv< ecyfT ;dmf ekaDkfk MFy<ma?" '[fB mriyaAty<d[f Ekdfda[f MtfT. Bryan, 'Okay', '[fB "Eta ecalfl ~rmfpitftarf. MtfTv<kfKtf t[f[idmf p]mf ;lfAl '[fB ecalfl evdfkmak ;RnftT. kaC ;lflamlf Ehadfdlilf nmf Urilf capfpidfdalf ;dfli, EtaAckfK mav< ~dfdcf ecalfLvarfkqf '[fB MtfTv<kfKtf etriy<mf. ;nftkf Kqirilf mavavT, ~dfdvavT ? vmfpilf madfFkf ekaqfqamlf Epcamlf u]fAmAy MtliElEy ecalfLvT ta[f nlflT. Ev]fDem[f$lf Ehadfdlf lounge lf oR Ormak udfkarfnfTtf T\gfkividfD viFnftTmf "tavT EyacA[ ecyfylamf '[fB niA[tfta[f.

"oR pircfcA[ '[f[ '[f$lf '[f[idmf dalrfkqf ekawfcmf ta[f ;Rkfki[fb[. ~[alf Canadian Scholarship lf vnftiRkfkiEb[f. naAq plfkAlkf kzktfTkfKpf Epayftf ta[f '[f[alf p]tfTkfK "bfpaD ecyfy MFy<mf" '[fB MtfT tykfktfTd[f emTva[ Krlilf Pbi[a[f. ta[f 'tirf parftfttbfK ma$k Bryan "`T oR pircfcA[Ey ;lfAl. ;gfK 2-3 ;nftiy ma]vrfkqf tgfki uqfq[rf. `Tv<milflmlf ;nftkf Kqirilf nIgfkqf 10 `F Pd evqiEy 'DtfT Avkfk MFyaT. oR `Ab ekaDkfkiEb[f. `gfKtf tgfki n[fbaktf T\gfKgfKqf. naAq kaAl mbfb vixygfkAqpf pbfbipf Epcikf ekaqfqlamf" '[f$[f. ta[f k]fdTmf EkdfdTmf k[va, n[va '[fB _ypfpdfDkf eka]fEfd Bryan-_ m[mab vazftftividfD `vArpf pi[f etadrfnfta[f MtfT.

`AbkfKqf NAznftTEm `gfK cmIptftilf yaRmf tgfki ;Rnfttaktf etriyvilfAl '[fB Eta[fbiyT. j[f[lfkqf yav<mf `AdkfkpfpdfFRnft[. `Abyilf ekawfcmf evpfpmf `tikmak ;RpfpAt MtfT u]rfnfta[f. Bryan caviAykf ekaDtfTvidfDpf Epa[ pibK MtfT ;r]fD nadfkqak `]infTkf eka]fFRnft uAdkAqkf kzdfF[a[f. epdfFAytf tibnfT AkliAy 'DtfTkf kdfFkf eka]fD, `Abyil ;Rnft pl EvB epaRdfkAq ~rayfcfci ecyfta[f. oR klrf Fvi, ErFEya, `nft EhadfdAlpf pbfbiy viprgfkqf Mtliy[ MtfTvi[f k]fkQkfK `kpfpdfd[. ;TvAr k]fFrat Fvi-_pf EpadfDpf parftfta[f. `tilf EpcpfpDmf EpcfCkQmf, ~dfdgfkQmf MtfTAvkf kvrvilfAl.

udlf EvrftfTkf ekadfFyT. Kqiylf `AbkfK uqfEq ec[fB `gfKqfq cat[gfkAqpf parfAvyidfda[f. `gfK evpfp ma[i o[fB etagfkikf eka]fD ;RnftT. evpfp niAl 86 Fkirikqf. j[f[lf ktv<kAqtf tibnfT ekawfcmf Kqirfnft kabfAb uqfEq vid Mybfci ecyfT parftfta[f. `nft j[f[lfkqf tibkfkpf pdfDpf pl matgfkqf ~kiyiRkfKmf Epalf Eta[fbi[. j[f[lfkqf ;Rmfp<- kanftmf matir odffFkf eka]fFRnft[. ekawfcMmf `AcnfT ekaDkfkvilfAl. ;T '[f[ ulkmf! evqiEy minus 37 Fkiri, uqfEq 86 Fkiri. j[f[lfkAqtf tibkfkv<mf MFyvilfAl. tiRmfpv<mf kIEz Epayf Bryan _kf Ekdfkv<mf Pcfcmak ;RnftT. takmf EvB vadfF 'DtftT. Kqiylf `AbyiliRnfT Kzayilf ekawfcmf Kqirfnft t]f]IAr 'DtfT kd kdev[fB KFtfta[f. pirya] kAqpfpi[alf udLmf uqfqMmf EcarfnfT ;Rnft[. virikfkpfpdfFRnft miRTva[ pDkfAkyilf `]f]anfT pDtfTkf eka]fD t[f niAlAypf pbfbicf cinftikfktf etadgfki[a[f.

'nftkf kariytfAty<mf evbfbikrmakcf ecyfT MFkfkpf pl Mybfcikqf Embfekaqfqpf pDki[fb[. pl `LvlgfkAq "bi ;bgfki, pl epriy m[itrfkqi[f utviAy naF, pl n]fprfkqf, ubvi[rfkqf nlf ~ciy<d[f 'nftkf kariytfAty<mf MZ m[EtaDmf, nlfl ']f]tfEtaDmf ta[f~rmfpikfkiEbamf. ~[alf 'tftAky m[vlflAm pAdtftvrfkqa yiRnfTmf `vfvpfEpaT 'Dtft kariymf nlflvitmak MFy Ev]fDEm '[fb pItiy<mf, kariytfti[f trtfTkfK "bfp ;pfpF oR MybfciAy Embf eka]fdT `vciymf ta[a '[fb Kzpfpmf "bfpDvTmf u]fD. Mtlilf Kbipfpidfd t[f[mfpikfAk K[fbiy pItiAy n]fprfkqf Ukfktftalf oRvaB MtfT cmaqitfT vidfda[f. ;TvAr ta[f catitftT o[fBEm ;lfAl. k]kfkidfDcf ecalfl Ev]fDmf '[fbalf "Eta k[dav<kfK vr vayfpfp< kiAdtftT. `DtftT EvEl ecyft `rcagfk Emlf `tikarikqidmiRnfT viDtAl epbfB evqiEy Epak lIv< kiAdtftT. kAdciyak vazfkfAkyilf Mt[f MAbyak nI]fdEtarf vima[pf py]mf ecyfyv<mf MFnftT. ;vbfAb 'lflamf catA[kqf '[fB 'pfpF ecalfLvT '[fB MtfT u]rfnfta[f. vnftiRkfKmf kariymf ;[iEmlf taE[ Tvgfkpf EpakibT.

nI]fdEtarf pirya]tfti[f MFvilf u]fda[ kAqpfp<, tgfkiyiRkfKmf ;dtfti[f p<TAm, etrinftvrfkqf yaREm ka]pfpdaT V[iymf Epalf ;RkfKmf t[iAm, k[viLmf EkdfFrat Kqiri[f ~Evcmf, `DtftT '[f[ ndkfkpf EpakibT '[fB k]ikfk MFyat oR tvipfp<, Akyilf ;RpfpEta ;[f{mf cil dalrfkqf '[fb "kfkmf ~kiyAv MtfTAv vadfF 'Dtft[. 'EpaTma[ `qv< p]miRnftaLmf Epcamlf `Dtft vima[tftilf tiRmfpipf Epayfvidlamf. `tbfKmf ;pfEpaT vzi ;lfAl. k]f]mfma pkfktftilf ;RnftaLmf `vAq "tavT EyacA[ Ekdfklamf. KznfAtkqf 'pfpF ;Rkfki[fbarfkEqa? `mfma t[iyak '[f[ ecyfkibarfkEqa? ;vfvqv< kxfdtfTd[f Ph.D. pFkfk Ev]fFyT `vciymf ta[a? ;nft Ph.D. Fkiri ;lfAl '[fbalf KFya MZkipf EpayfviDmf? '[f[ Aptftiykfkarma[ kariytfAtcf ecyfy Embfeka]fD vidfEdamf' '[fB plpfpl niA[v<kqf MtfTAvcf Ecakkfkdlilf ~zftfti[. T\kfkMmf ekawfcmf Pd vRvtak ;lfAl. mikv<mf kAqtfTcf EcarfnftiRkfKmf 'nft m[it{mf ;AbvA[cf cinftipfpAttf tvir EvB o[fBmf ecyfy ;ylat niAlyilf ;Rkfki$[f. pDkfAkyilf ;RnfT MtfT KtitfT 'Znfta[f. epdfFAytf tibnfT `tilf Cbfbi AvtftiRnft citf pva[nftrf 'Ztiy pkvtf kIAtAykf k]fA] YYMFkfeka]fD tibnfta[f. `v[f piritft pkfktftilf "u[f{Ady kdAmAycf ecyf. MFAv '[f[idm vidfD viD" '[fB k]f][f `rfcfC[{kfKcf eca[f[ vrikQmf, `vbfbibfK ~ciriyrf tnft viqkfkgfkQmf MtfTv<kfK mAzyi[fbi vaDmf pyiRkfKtf t]f]Irf varftftT Epalf oR p<tiy u]rfcfciAytf tnft[. `Abyilf Avkfkpf pdfFRnft kFkarmf 4.30 kadfFyT. p<tftkgfkAq mBpFy<mf Cbfbi uqfEq AvtfTvidfD KqiylAbkfKcf ec[fba[f.

evqi nadfD KqiylAbyilf Mt[f Mtlakkf KqipfptbfKcf ec[fb MtfTvi[f `{pvgfkqf evqiEy ecalfli epRAmpfpdkf PFytak ;lfAl. Bath tub lf ;bgfkiyv<d[f, 'nftkf Kzayilf evnfnIrf vRkibT, 'tilf pcfActf t]f]Irf vRkibT, 'nftpf pkfkmf KzaAytf tiRpfp Ev]fDmf, EmEl shower lf tKnft evpfp niAlyilf t]f]IAr 'pfpF vrvAzpfpT, tub lf ;RkfKmf t]f]IAr 'pfpF evqipf pdtfTvT ~kiy etazilf Ndfp ~rayfcfciyilf MtfT :Dpdfda[f. Tub EvB vz vzev[fB ;RkfkibT. `Tv<mf Ecapf Epadfdv<d[f EkdfkEv Ev]fdamf. kIEz viZnfT m]fAdyilf `Fpdfdalf '[f[ ecyfvT. ta[f ;Rnft pibnft ecaYRpma[ niAlyilf yaAry<mf PpfpidfDkf Ekdfkv<mf MFyaEt! `pfpFEy PpfpidfdaLmf, kabfB Pd uqfEq p<kamlf `AdtfTkf kidkfKmf ;nft `AbyiliRnfT oR Tqicf ctftMmf Pd evqiyilf Epak MFyaT. KqiRkfKpf paTkapfpak 'lflavbfAby<mf cIlf p]f]i AvtftiRkfkibarfkqf. kalfkAq mik mik jakfkirAtyak n[fbak U[fbiAvtfT pati Ecapf Epa[Tmf EpakatTmak MtfT KqiyAl MFtfTkf eka]fD tub _ vidfD evbfbikrmak evqiEybi vidfda[f!

;r]fD nadfkqak EpadfDkf eka]fFRnft uAdkAqkf kzbfbividfDpf p<tiy Ep]fdf, cdfAd MtliyvbfAb mabfbikf eka]fda[f. kiqmfp<vtbfK M[f `mfma ekaDtft vip><tiAypf epadfdlitftiliRnfT 'DtfT enbfbiyilf ;dfDkf eka]fda[f. `pfpFy<mf Enrmf 5.00 m]i ta[f ~yibfB. Vda[ evnfnIrilf KqitftT `Abyi[f evpfptfAt ;[f{mf `tikmakfkiyT. EvrfAvy<mf ekadfd ~rmfpitftT. ;[i `nft `Abyilf ;RpfpT catftiymilfAl. kIEz reception kfKcf ec[f$lf Bryan Pd "tavT Epcikf eka]fFRkfklamf. `vRd[f EpcfC ekaDtftalf "tavT p<tiy viprgfkqf kiAdkfKmf. ;vfvaB ']f]i MtfT university kfK Ev]fFy takfklfkqf `dgfkiy ApAyy<mf over coat _y<mf 'DtfTkf eka]fD kIEz ;bgfki vnfta[f.

 

16. ~yirmf tiRnammf paF namf....

Bryan `[fB ;rv< parftft k]f}kfK oR maBtLmf ;lflamlf ka]pfpdfdarf. `vRAdy 'tirilf `Et matiri kapi, `Et ErFEya, `Rkilf Fvi ;Av 'lflamf `vRkfK TA] ;RkfKmf n]fprfkqf matiri. `gfK Epcpf pDvAtEya, kadfdpf pDvAtEya `vrf kv[makkf EkdfpTmf parfpfpTmf kiAdyaT. 'pfpFEya ;rvilf epaZT Epak Ev]fDmf `lflva?

Good Morning Mr. Bryan, '[fB kaAl v]kfktfTd[f MtfT ~rmfpitfta[f. 'nIgfkqf "[f ;vfvqv< cIkfkirmf vnfT vidfGrfkqf. criyaktf T\gfk vilfAlya' '[f$rf Bryan. `Ab mikv<mf Vdak ;RnftT. 85 FkirikfK Emlf evpfp ma[iyilf parftfEt[f. na[f ;AmAy oR nimidmf Pd YYYMdvilfAl Mr. Bryan '[fB `[fp< klnft mariyaAty<d[f MtfT t[f KAbAycf ecalfl ~rmfpitfta[f. "[f `gfK oR thermostat ;RnftAt nIgfkqf kv[ikfkvilfAlya? '[fA[ Epa[ilf PpfpidfFRkfklaEm '[fbarf Bryan. ugfkAqtf etanftrv< ecyfy '[kfK ;xfdmilfAl, Mr. Bryan '[fba[f MtfT. ;TvAr `Amtiyak ;Rnft Bryan ekawfcmf epaBAmAy ;zpfpAt MtfT u]rfnfta[f.

Bryan - '[fA[ "[f Mr. Bryan '[fB PpfpiDkibIrfkqf?

MtfT - `T taE[ ugfkqf epyrf.

Bryan - '[fA[kf PpfpiDvet[f$lf Bryan '[fB eca[f[alf EpaTmf.

MtfT - mariyaAtyak Mr. Bryan '[fB `AztfEt[f.

Bryan - '[f epyrf Bryan ;lfAl. '[f epyrf McDonald. '[fA[pf epyrf ecalfli `Azkfkf Ev]fDmf '[f$lf Mr. McDonald '[fB ecalfl Ev]fDmf.

MtfT - Bryan '[fB M[fp< eca[f[IrfffkEq.

;RvRkfKmf ;Adyilf "Eta tkvlf ;Adevqi ;RpfpT ;r]fD EpRkfKmf p<rinfT vidfdT. p<titak vnftiRkfKmf ;nftiy ma]v{kfK Emlf nadfdarf epyriDmf mrp<kAq viqkfkicf ecalfl Ev]fDmf '[fB Bryan MFv< ecyfttilf viypfp< ;lfAl. 7 m]i EvAlkfK vRki[fb Karen '[fb ep]f psfAspf piFtfT vnfT Ecr o[fbAr m]i Enrmf ;RkfkibT. Snow vilf psf `vfvqv< cIkfkirmf vnfT vidaT. t[kfKmf T\kfkmf `FtfTkf eka]fD vRkibT '[fB Bryan "Emlf naDkqilf epyriDmf MAbkqf" '[fpT pbfbipf Epctf etadgfki[arf. `tbfK M[f ;nftpf p<T ~qi[f epyArtf etrinfTkf ekaqfqlamf '[fB niA[tftarf.

Bryan - ugfkqf last name `lflT surname '[f[ ?

MtfT niA[tftT - (Last ~vT First ~vT 'lflamf '[kfK ;RpfpT oEr epyrf ta[f. MtfT - MtfT ram[f

Bryan - ugfkAq 'pfpF `Azkfki$rfkqf ?

;kfkdfDAryilf ;nftpf pKti Mtlf k[davilf MtfT cnftitfTpf Epciy evqi nadfdarf `A[vRmf EkdfKmf EkqfvikQmf, MtfT mriyaAt kar]mak vaAytftibnfT eca[f[ ptilfkQmf, ptilf ecalfLM[f `v[f m[tilf mi[f[lf Evktftilf utitft ']f]gfkQmf evvfEvba[Av. kdfDAr ~ciriyrf "MtfT niA[tftT" , "MtfT eca[f[T" '[fB tiRmfptf tiRmfp 'ZTvAtvid CRkfki 'M.ni.' 'M. eca.' '[fB KbipfpiDvT nlmf '[kf kRti, pi[f vRmf pKtikqilf ;nft MAbAykf Akya]fFRkfkibarf.

M.ni. ( MtfTram[f '[fb epyAr MtfTram[f '[fB ta[f `Azpfparfkqf. evgfkdram[f '[fba `Azpfparfkqf. ;[f{mf epaZT Pd viFyvilfAl. `tbfKqf ;nft matiri vakfK vattftilf `kpfpdfDkf eka]fEdaEm.)

M.eca.- MtfTram[f '[fB ta[f 'gfkqf vIdfFLmf `LvlktftiLmf `Azpfparfkqf. ;tilf '[f[ pircfcA[? `pfpa, `mfma `kfka, mama, `tfAt ~kiyvrfkqf mdfDmf '[fA[ mdfDmf ~Acyakcf CRkfki MtfT '[fB PpfpiDvarfkqf.

Bryan ta[f ecalfl Ev]fFyvbfAb 'DtfTcf ecalfl oR vayfpfp< kiAdtftT '[fB t[f EpcfActf etadrfnftarf.

Bryan - ;nft Embfktftiy naDkqilf `nftcf eclflma[pf epyArtf ta[f First Name '[fB AvtfTkf ekaqfQkiEbamf. utar]mak, ~]fkQkfK Robert, William, Richard, Bryan '[fb epyrfkqf. ;[f{mf `tikmakpf pzkfkmf "bfpdfdalf ;nftpf epyrfkAqy<mf KBkfki Robert - Bob, William - Bill, Richard - Dick, James - Jim, David - Dave '[fB Nickname '[fb eclflpf epyArcf ecalflikf PpfpiDvarfkqf.

MtfT - ep]fkqf epyrfkQmf `pfpFtfta[a ?

Bryan - ~mf. catar]mak Carol, Susan, Mary, Elizabeth, Christine, Pamela, Sheela, Linda MtliyAv.....

MtfT - Middle Name '[fpT '[f[ ? '[f vica application- lf Pd '[f[ EkdfFRnftarfkqf '[fB etriyamEl 'At 'AtEya 'ZtiE[[f.

Bryan - ;nft middle name '[fpT Christian Name. `tavT AppiqiliRkfKmf Avtikpf epyafkqf. Christopher, James, Joseph Mtliy[. `At middle initial '[fBmf ecalfLvarfkqf. kAdciyilf uqfq YYM[fbavT epyrfta[f ugfkqf epyrf. Surname `lflT Last Name `lflT Family Name '[fB ecalflpfpDvT. oRvAr MAbpfpF `AzkfKmf EpaEta, mriyaAtyak mbfbvrfkQkfK `biMkmf ecyfy<mf EpaEta ;nftpf epyArcf ecalflitf ta[f Kbipfpid Ev]fDmf. Surname KbitfT pl epriy epriy ~rayfcfcikqf ndtftiy<qfqarfkqf. Mtlilf ;nft surnames `vrvrfkqf ecyfy<mf etazilfkAq Mtlakkf eka]fD ~rmfpitft[- Carpenter, Goldsmith, Blacksmith, Taylor MtliyAv ;nft vAkAycf EcrfnftAv. Scotland -_cf Ecarfnftvrfkqi[f epyrfkqf McDonald, McNeill, McAllister, McMillan, McLean '[fB 'lfla epyrfkQmf Mc `lflT Mac '[fB etadgfKmf.

;gfK oR Ekqfvi Ekdfk MtfTv<kfK oR vayfpfp< kiAdtftT.

MtfT - oR KDmfptftilf padfd[f, tnfAt, mk[f, Epr[f ~kiyvrfkqf oEr Urilf ;Rnftalf 'pfpF epyrf ;Dvarfkqf?

Bryan - `vrfkqf 'lfElaRmf McDonald ta[f. utar]mak, (ep]fkqf udfpd, klfya]mf ~Kmf vAr, tiRm]mf ~[pibK k]v{Ady surname- _tf tgfkQAdy surname ~k mabfbikf ekaqfQvarfkqf. cil ep]fkqf tgfkQAdy surname ud[f k]v[f surname y<mf EcrftfTkf ekaqfQki$rfkqff) pl tAl MAbkQkfKpf pibK `nft surname uAdyvrfkqf pl EvB naDkQkfKcf ec[fB KFEybi vidlamf. ;[f{mf ecalflpf Epa[alf 300 -400 ~]fDkQkfK M[f[rf Argentina `lflT Australia v<kfKkf KFp<Knft McDonald t[f surname-_kf eka]fD t[f YMtaAtyrfkqf 'nft nadfF[f 'nftpf pKtiyiliRnfT 'pfEpaT evqiEybi[arfkqf '[fB k]fD piFkfk ;nft MAb py[fpDkibT. '[f{Ady epyrf Bryan David McDonald. '[fA[ MAbpfpF `AzkfKmf EpaT Mr. McDonald '[fB ecalfl Ev]fDmf. eclflmak `lflT pzkfkma[ pibK Bryan '[fB first name _cf ecalfli `Aztftalf EpaTma[T. Mr. Bryan '[fB eca[f[alf `T EvFkfAkyak ;RkfKmf.

MtfT - `pfpF '[f$lf ugfkqf `pfpaAv `lflT padfdA[ 'pfpFkf PpfpiDvT?

Bryan - '[f padfd[f, tnfAt, uyiRd[f ;Rnftalf nagfkqf 'lfElaREm McDonald kqf ta[f. padfd[f uyiRd[f ;Rnftalf `vrf Mr. McDonald Senior. My old man is McDonald Junior. na{mf Pd ;Rnftalf na[f Mr. McDoland 11, 111 '[fBmf EpadfDkf ekaqfQvTmf u]fD. (Bryan t[f tnfAtAy 'my old man' '[fB Kbipfpidfd EpaT `vrf mikv<mf vyT Mtirfnftvrf '[ MtfT Mtlilf ']f]i[a[f. pibK ta[f `pfpaAv `vfvaB tbfkalpf piqfAqkqf KbipfpiDvT vzkfkmf '[fB MtfTv<kfKtf etrinftT!) KDmfptfAtcf Ecrfnft ciBvrfkAq The McDoland Kids '[fBmf ecalfLvarfkqf.

MtfT - yaAr Ev]fDem[f$Lmf `vrfkqf first name ecalflikf Ppfpidlama?

Bryan - M[fpi[f etriyatvrfkAq first name AvtfTkf PpfpiDvT cri `lfl. '[fA[pf Epa[fB epaT mkfkqf etadrfp< eka[fFRpfpvrfkqf viyapar EnakfktfTd[f 'lfElaridMmf ck pavtfTd[f pzk Ev]fFyiRpfptalf My name is Bryan. May I help you '[fB Mnftikf eka]fD vaFkfAkyaqrfkAq mkizfvipfpT vzkfkmf. ugfkAq vid uyrfnft niAlyilf ;RpfpvrfkAq, `vrfkqak ''[fA[ Bob `lflT Bill '[fB PpfpiDgfkqf '[fB eca[f[aEl tvir, `vrfkAq Mr.... `lflT Dr. .... '[fB PpfpiDvT ta[f mriyaAt.

epriy ecabfepaziAv MFtft ud[f, Bryan '`T cri, ;pfEpaT na[f ugfkAq 'pfpF `AzpfpT? ugfkqf epyrf mikv<mf nIqmak ;RkfkibT.' '[fB eca[f[arf.

MtfT - 'gfkqftmizf nadfFlf epyriDmf vzkfkmf EvB vitma[T. '[f epyrf MtfT ram[f. '[f ttfta Ev}Ekapalf. padfd[f ramcami. padfd[arf, tnfAt ;Rvri[f Mtlf 'ZtfAty<mf Mtlilf EcrftfTkf ekaqfQvarfkqf. utar]mak, '[fA[ V.R. Muthuraman '[fB `Azkfklamf. cilrf tgfkqf ecanft Uri[f Mtlf 'ZtfAty<mf EcrftfTkf ekaqfQvarfkqf. M[feplflamf ;ybf epyAr `DtfTtf tgfkqf catiyi[f epyAry<mf EcrftfTkf ekaqfQvarfkqf. MtfTram _yrf, Ev}Ekapalf Mtliyarf, `]f]amAl ecdfFyarf '[fpT Epal. catipf pircfcA[kqf `tikmf ;RkfKmf ;nfnaqilf `nftpf pzkfkmf mAbnfT vRkibT.

~[alf na[f pibnfttf tmizf nadfFlf mdfDmf ta[f ;nftpf pzkfkmf. ;nftiyavi[f mbfb pKtikqilf KDmfppf epyrf (etLgfkilf ;[fF EpR) '[fB, ugfkqf nadfAdpf EpalEv, pl manilgfkqilf AvtfTkf ekaqfQki$rfkqf.

Bryan MtfTAv vidfdpFyak ;lfAl. "That is good. So how shall I call you, M- U- T -T U...!!! I give up" '[fB EtalfviAy opfp<kf eka]fdarf.

MtfT - Mutthu '[fB ecalfLgfkqf. M-u-t-t-u `lfl.

Bryan - I see MUUTTU ...

M.ni. ( ;nft m]fD<kfK ;At ;[f{mf 'pfpF viqkfkicf ecalfLvT? nakfkilf tbfApAypf EpadfDkf ekaQtft Ev]fDmf EpaliRkfkibT)

Bryan - I tell you what . I am going to call you, MAT from now on. That is going to be good for everybody.

M.ni. ( nI 'pfpF Ev]fDem[f$Lmf PpfpiD. ~Aq vidfdalf cri.)

`nft Enrmf Mtlf tmizf mk[a[ MtfTram[f, Mat '[fb first name, Raman '[fb last name ud[f k[da pa]iyilf mabi vidfda[f.

M.eca. - 'vfvqv< etqivak epyriDmf MAbkAq viqkfkicf eca[f[Irfkqf.

Bryan - `pfpF o[fBmf ;lfAl. '[kfKmf epaZT Epak Ev]fDmf `lflva ? na[f duty kfK vnftpi[f ugfkAqy<mf EcrftfT ;r]fD Eprfkqf ta[f YRmf EkdfD vnftarfkqf. Kqirf kaltftilf 'pfpv<Em ekawfcmf mnftmaktf ta[f ;RkfKmf.

MtfT - ;nft Ehadfdlf ugfkQkfKcf ecanftma ?

Bryan - viAqyaDkibIrfkqa, Mat. na[f oR catar[ Andf kiqarfkf. University yilf ;r]fD ~]fDkqf B.A. Sociology MFtfT vidfEd[f. ;nft ~]fD EcrfnfT pFkfkpf EpaTma[ p]mf ;lfAl. `t[alf ;nft Andf dfy>F lf (Grave Yard Shift) EvAl ecyfkiEb[f. `Dtft ~]fD mI]fDmf pFpfAptf etadrpf EpakiEb[f.

MtfT - "[f, ugfkqf epbfEbarfkqf p]mf tr madfdarfkqa ?

Bryan - Are you kidding ? na[f vIdfAd vidfD evqiEy vnfT 7 ~]fDkQkfK Emlf ~kibT. EmLmf epbfEbaArpf pFpfp<kfkakpf p]mf EkdfKmqv<kfK na[f Emacma[v[f ;lfAl. epbfEbarfkQmf '[f[idmf p]mf 'tirf parfpfptilfAl.

Hi Carol,Good Morning, ;vfvaB uqfEq NAznfTkf eka]fFRnft ep]fA] vrEvbf$rf Bryan - "Meet Mat. He is from India. I have put him in Room 114" '[fB MtfTAvcf CRkfkmak `biMkpf pDtfti[arf.

 

17. kizkfK ;nftiyrfkqff

kaAl EvAq dfy>FkfK vnft Carol kfK `[fB ;rv< Ehadfdlilf ndnft vixygfkAqpf pbfbi Bryan ecalfl ~rmfpitftarf. ;[i `gfkiRpfpT ;gfkitmak ;RkfkaT '[fB niA[tfT MtfT `Rkilf uqfq Ecapavilf udfkarfnfta[f. `[fB evqi vnft ti[cripf ptftiriAk, Edmonton Journal `v[f k]f]ilf pdfdT. `Atvid Indian Leaders protest against Govt. '[fb ekadfAdya[ tAlpfp<cf ecyftikqf `v[f kv[tfAtkf kvrfnft[. "EnRjiAy 'tirftfT yaralf nibfk MFy<mf - "tavT `rciylf KzpfpEma? Ac[a c]fAd EvB nDvilf. pFtfTpf parfkfk Ev]fDmf" '[fB ptftirikfAkAypf piritfTpf pFkfktf etadgfki[a[f MtfT. tAl, kalf p<riyvilfAl. oR tAlvri[f epyRmf Ekqfvipf pdfdtaktf Eta[fbvilfAl. vIdfAd vidfD 4 nadfkqf Pd ~kvilfAl. `tbfKqf nadfAdpf pbfbi ;vfvqv< mbti 'pfpF "bfpdkf PDmf '[fB t[fA[ enanfTkf eka]fda[f. `nftcf ecyftikf KbipfAp MZvTmf pFtft pibK ta[f, `T k[davilf vaZmf p>rfvIkkf KFkAqpf pbfbi PBmf ecyfti '[fB `binfTkf eka]fda[f. ;vrfkAq Native Indians `lflT Indians '[fBmf ;nftiyaviliRkKmf ;nftiyrfkAq East Indians '[fBmf k[davilf KbipfpiDki$rfkqf '[fBmf `binfta[f.

M.ni. (;gfK vaZmf p>rfvIkkf KF mkfkAq yaravT 'pfpFyavT PpfpiddfDmf. nmfAm "[f East Indians '[fB `Azkfk Ev]fDmf? 15 vT N\bf$]fFlf nmf UArtf EtF vnft ekalmfpsf ;nft m]f]ilf tvbak ;bgfki, ;gfK vazfnft p>rfvIkkf KFkAq ;nftiyrfkqf '[fB niA[tftT yarf tvB ? Enrmf vRmf EpaT ;nft k[FyrfkQkfK ;vbfAb n[f$k viqkfkicf ecalfli `vrfkqf m]fAdyilf uAbkfkcf ecalfl Ev]fDmf. cri, yarf yaAryavT 'pfpFyavT PpfpiddfDmf)

;pfEpaT Ev]fFyT Vdak oR kapi. ;nftkf KqiRkfK ;dfli, vAd ekatikfk ekatikfk camfparf ;Rnftalf 'vfvqv< n[f$k ;RkfKmf! `T 'gfEk kiAdkfkpf EpakibT? kapi kiAdtftaEl ;pfEpaAtkfKpf EpaTma[T. ptftiriAkyilf sports pkfktfAttf tiRpfpi[a[f MtfT. Cricket, tennis ~kiyvbfAbpf pbfbi oR ecyftiy<mf ;lfAl. 'gfK parftftaLmf, hockey, hockey, hockey.... - MtfTv<kfKcf cpfpidfD vidfdT. ptftiriAkAy YMF AvtfT vidfD oR k]mf udfkarfnftiRnfta[f 'AtEya niA[tftpF.

"Mat, Could you come here for a minute please" '[fB yaEra PpfpiDmf Krlf EkdfdT. t[f p<Tpf epyrf ;[f{mf MtfTv<kfKpf pzkfkmf ~kvilfAl ~tlalf, yaArEya yaEra `Azkfki$rfkqf '[fB ']f]i MtfT Mtlilf `Atkf kv[ikfkvilfAl. 3-4 tdAvkqf Ppfpidfd pibK ta[f t[f p<Tpfepyrf Mat '[fpT MtfTv<kfK wapkmf vnftT. `lbi `FtfT 'ZnfT Krlf vnft ;dtfAt Enakfkicf ec[f$[f. "Mat, Meet Nat. He is from India. He may be able to help you" '[fB Carol oR p<tiy MktfAt `biMkmf ecyfT Avtftaqf.

Nat t[fA[pf Epal epyrf mabfbmf ecyfypfpdfd nakma]ikfkmf '[fB `binftv<d[f ekawfcmf ~Btlak ;RnftT. `vRkfK Cmarf 28 vyT ;RkfKmf. `vRd[f oR m]i Enrmf Epciy pif[f Pd `vrf AmVArcf Ecrfnftvrf '[fB mdfDmf etrinftEt tvir `vrf, tmiza, etLgfka, k[f[dma '[fB MtfTvalf k]fDpiFkfk MFyvilfAl. MtliliRnfT kAdci vAr ~gfkilmf ta[f. ;gfK vnfT 3 ~]fDkqf ~ki[fb[. `vrf EpCmf ~gfkilMmf p<T matiri. ;nftiya, k[da ;r]fD naDkqi[f vaAdy<mf klnft emaziyakkf ka]pfpdfdT. `vrf 'pfpF Epci[alf '[f[, nmkfK utv M[f vnftiRkfki$rf. epaBAmy<d[f ;RpfpEt nlflT. emazi u]rfv<kAq evqikf kadfdamlf ;RpfpEt p<tfticalitf t[mf '[fB MtfT MFv<kfK vnfta[f.

Nat capfpiDvtbfK cereal, milk, toast, egg, coffee Mtliy[ MtfTv<kfKmf EcrftfT ~rfdrf ekaDtfT vidfdarf. ;AdyiAdEy `gfK vnfT eka]fFRnft mbfb ma]vrfkQkfKmf " Hey, Tom, Hi Gary, How are you this morning? Did you like the game last night ?" '[fB 'lfElaridMmf ckjmakpf pZKvtiliRnfT `vrf URkfKtf tKnft vaB t[f vazfkfAkAy mabfbikf eka]fFRkfki$rf '[fpAty<mf, pibralf n[fK mtikfkpf pDki$rf '[fpAty<mf MtfTvalf k]fD ekaqfq MFnftT.

ta[f yarf, 'nft department-lf Ecr Ev]fDmf '[fpAt MtfT Nat ;dmf viprmakcf eca[f[a[f. 'lflavbfAby<mf Ekdfd pibK "na[f ;[f{mf 10-15 nimidgfkqilf university kfKkf Epakpf EpakiEb[f. '[f{d[f vnftalf Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies Office-lf vidfD viDkiEb[f. `gfkiRnfT 'gfK Epak Ev]fDmf '[fB `vrfkEq ecalfLvarfkqf" '[f$rf Nat.  pzmf nZvipf palilf viZnft matiri ;RnftT MtfTv<kfK. 'pfpF ;nftkf Kqirilf, 'nft psfAstf EtFpf piFtfT university-kfKpf Epakpf EpakiE$mf '[fB pynfTkf eka]fFRnft MtfTv<kfK ;T oR epriy upkarmaktf etrinftT. "Thank you very much, I will come with you " '[f$[f MtfT.

mtftiya[mf capfpid 2 lwfC Apkqf eka]fD vRmfpF ecalflividfD viD viD '[fB viArvilf oR dakfciAy vrcf ecalfli Epa[f p]f]i[arf Nat. pFkfKmf ma]v[idmf dakfciyilf EpaKmf `qv<kfK vctikqf ;RkfKma '[fB EyacitfTkf eka]fFRnft MtfTvidmf ;[f{mf 10 nimidgfkqilf dakfci vnfT viDmf. Epaklamf '[fB ecalflividfD mI]fDmf EnbfB ;rv< ndnft hockey _pf pbfbipf Epc t[f ckakfkQd[f Epayf vidfdarf. Breakfast capfpidfdtbfKkf ekaDkfkpf p]mf t[f Akyilf ;lfAl '[fB MtfT cbfB tykfktfTd[f eca[f[a[f. "`Atpf pbfbi ;pfEpaT kvAlpf pd Ev]fdamf. Manager kfK nIgfkqf yarf, ;[f{mf oR matmf ;gfK ta[f tgfkpf EpakibIrfkqf, p]tfAt matmf MFvilf ta[f ekaDkfk MFy<mf '[fB ecalfli viDkiEb[f. na[f eca[f[alf otfTkf ekaqfQvarf" '[fB Nat eca[f[v<d[f MtfT n[fbi tTmfp<mf k]fkQd[f "Thank you very very much" '[fB ptilqitfta[f. t[fA[y<mf mIbiy oR ckfti "Eta o[fB M[fE[ vziAykf kadfFcf eclfLkibT '[f{mf u]rfv< MtfTv<kfK u]fda[tilf ~cfcriymilfAl.

 

18. Emlf nadfD plfkAlkf kzkmf

kaAl 8 m]i `qvilf MtfTv<mf Nat-mf university-_ Enakfki dakfciyilf Epayfkf eka]fFRnftarfkqf. Vriy[f ;RkfKmf ;dEm etriyvilfAl. evqiyilf ;[f{mf ;RdfD. etR viqkfKkqf 'rinft v]f]mak ;Rnft[. Snow vidfd paFlfAl. `nftkf KqiriLmf plrf etRvilf Evkmak ndnfT eclfvT MtfTv<kfK nmfp MFyvilfAl. ovfevaRvRmf YYMcfC viDmfEpaT `vrfkqf YYYMkfkiliRnfTmf vayiliRnfTmf yaqi viDkib matiri p<Ak 'Kp< Kp<' '[fB vnfT eka]fFRnftT. dakfciyilf mIdfdRkfK `Rkilf uqfq wireless kRviyilf yaEra "Eta niBtfti niBtfti Epcikf eka]fFRnftarfkqf. Nat vaAytf tibnfT ~gfkagfK ;Rnft kdfFdgfkqf '[f[ '[fB ecalfLvarf '[fB MtfT 'tirf parftfT "manfta[f. 8.30 m]ikfK `vrf oR Chemistry Practical kfK Ev]fFyvbfAb m[tilf tyarf ecyfT eka]fFRkfki$rf '[fB niA[tfT MtfTv<mf evqiEy parftfTkf eka]fD vnfta[f.

oR paltfAtkf kdnftv<d[f ma]vrfkqf ndmadfdmf `tikmak ;RnftT. University- _ enRgfki vidfEdamf '[fB mdfDmf MtfTvalf Ukikfk MFnftT. "Eta kdfFdtfti[f M[fE[ dakfci ni[fbT. ";t[f uqfEq ta[f Dean's Office, Good Luck. maAl 5-mf nmfprf psfAspf piFtfTkf eka]fD EhadfdLkfKtf tiRmfp<<gfkqf " '[fB Nat eca[f[v<d[f, MtfT ;bgfkikf kdfFdtfTqfEq ec[fB, `gfK oR Kzayf YYYMlmf evqiEy vnfTkf eka]fFRnft uxf]kf kabfbilf cirm prikarmf ecyfT eka]fda[f. uAbnfT kidnft AkkAq gloves liRnfT evqiEy 'DtfT uxf]kf kabfbilf kadfF[a[f. ~[nftmakcf cil nimidgfkqf kzitfT Embf eka]fD '[f[ ecyfvT '[fB Eyacitfta[f. 'tiEr plAkyilf Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies '[fB 'ZtiyiRnftT.

;r]fdavT maFyilf uqfq Dean's Office-kfKpf pl ma]vrfkqf EpavTmf vRvTmak ;Rnft[rf. uqfEq ;Rnft `LvlktftiLmf 4-5 ep]fkqf `vrvrf EvAlyilf Mmfmrmak ;Rnft[rf. yaridmf Epayf vnft viprtfAtcf ecalfllamf '[fB MtfT tygfkitf tygfki tKnft cnftrfpfptfTkfK 'tirf parftfTkf eka]fFRnfta[f. tiGer[fB uqfEq ;RnfT yaEra oRvrf Evkmak evqiEy Epak viArnfT eka]fFRnftvrf, MtfTAvpf parftftv<d[f cbfB ni[fB " I am Dean McLean. What can I do for you ?" '[fB Ekdfdarf. k[dav<kfK vnfT ;r]fD nadfkqilf pl EvB viE[atgfkAqkf k]fd MtfTv<kfK ;T epriy viypfpak ;RnftT.

M.ni. ('[f[ carf nIgfkqf! evqiEy vnfT '[f[idmf ckjmakpf EpCkibIrfkqf? na[f oR catar] ma]v[f. `Tv<mf evqi nadfFliRnfT vnftiRkfkiEb[f. 'gfkqf Urilf '[f$lf oR Dean `lflT V.C. -_pf parfkfk Ev]fDem[f$lf, piy>[f, pi.". 'lfElaAry<mf ta]fFkf eka]fdlflva EpakEv]fDmf. na[f ecalfLvT u]fAmya, epayfya '[fB 'gfkqf URkfK vaRgfkqf, kadfDkiEb[f. ;pfpFy<mf oR `tikari ;nft Urilf ;Rkfki$Er. ;nftiyav<kfK vnfT k[da `tikarikqf pl vixygfkAqkf kbfBkf ekaqfq Ev]fDmf Epalf ;RkfkibT!)

ta[f ;nftiyaviliRnfT k[da `rC sfkalrfxipfpilf Ph.D. pFkfk vnftiRpfptakv<mf, 'lfla crfFpiEkdfDkAqy<mf eka]fD vnftiRpfptakv<mf MtfT eca[f[a[f. ;Eta ;Rkfki[fb[ '[fB ApAytf tibkfk Mbfpdfda[f. Dean `v[f AkAypf piFtfT niBtfti "crfFpiEkdf 'lflamf `pfp<bmf parftfTkf ekaqfqlamf. Akyilf ud[Fyak eclv<kfKpf p]mf ;Rkfkibta? 'vfvqv< AvtftiRkfkibIrfkqf?" '[fB Ekdfdarf.

MtfT ta[f EkdfdT k[va, n[va '[fB p<riyamlf oR k]mf tiAktfta[f. Dean oR `qv<kfK utvi ecyfvarf '[fB ']f]i[aE[ tvir, ;pfpF Mkfkiyma[ crfFpiEkdfDkAq vidfD vidfDtf tayf, tnfAtyrf EkdfpT Epalf p] niAlAmAy vicarikfki$Er! t[kfK mdfDmf ta[f ;tftAky vrEvbfpa? `lflT ;vrf 'lfla ma]vrfkqidMmf ;pfpFtfta[f `[fp< ecariy<mfpF ndnfT ekaqfvara? '[fb cnfEtkmf MtfTvi[f m[tilf 'ZnftT. epayfy<mf ecalflamlf, u]fAmAyy<mf MZTmf P$mlf "5 dalrf mdfDmf uqfqT" '[fB MtfT eca[f[a[f. Dean MtfTAv oR nimidmf ;Rkfkcf ecalflividfD `gfK EvAl ecyfy<mf oR ep]f]idmf "Eta Epci vidfDtf tiRmfpi vnftarf. "nIgfkqf EnEr Epa[alf oR cafetaria ;RkfkibT. `gfK Epayf kapi, G "tavT capfpidfDvidfD `Ar m]i Enrmf kzitfT vaRgfkqf. ugfkQkfKtf EtAvya[ 'eckf' tyarf ecyfT Avkfk "bfpaD ecyfycf ecalfLkiEb[f. yaravT ugfkQd[f vnfT ugfkqf Fparfdfem[fAdkf ka]fpipfpaafkqf. Good Luck" '[fB Pbi vidfD evqiEy Epayf vidfdarf.

Dean PbiyvaB MtfT kapi o[fAb vagfki 'DtfTkf eka]fD cafetaria vilf oR EmAjyilf `mrfnfta[f. mbfb EmAjkqilf pl ma]vrfkqf tgfkqf n]fprfkQd[f udfkarfnfT capfpiDvTmf, ciritfTpf Epcikf eka]fDmf ;Rnftarfkqf. Mtlilf MtfT kapi vagfkiyT Epak mIti cilflAbAy 'DtfTpf piritfta[f. `tilf uqfq na]ygfkqi[f Etabfbmf, mtipfp< ;AvkAq ~rayfnfT k]kfKpf EpadfD mIti cilflAb criyakkf ekaDkfkpf pdfdta '[fb Mybfciyilf :Dpdfda[f. ~[alf MtfTvi[f m[mf kapiyiLmf ;lfAl, cilflAbyiLmf ;lfAl. kapiy<mf epRAmyakcf ecalfLmfpF ;lfAl. nmf Urf kirampf pKtikqilf 'kapi t]f]Irf' '[fB ecalfLvarfkqf. `tbfK viqkfkmf tRki[fb matiri ;RnftT. ec[fA[yilf Fkiri kapi capfpidfd MtfTvi[f nakfKkfK `nftkf kapi ekawfcMmf piFkfkvilfAl. ~[alf Vdak ;RnftT.

kdnft 2 nadfkqakpf p<titaktf ta[f kalf 'DtfT Avtft nadfAdpf pbfbiy cinftA[kqf `vA[ ~dfeka]fd[. p<T URkfEka, nadfDkfEka ec[fb 'vRmf `gfKqfq ;ybfAk vqgfkAqy<mf, v[pfp<kAqy<mf k]fD viypfpT ;ylfp<. vima[tftiliRnfT kIEz ;bgfkiyT Mtlf, VriyA[kf ka]vilfAl. 'gfK parftftaLmf m]lf prpfpiyT Epalf 3-4 `F uyrtfTkfK sfE[a KvinfT kidkfkibT. ;ybfAk `[fA[ t[f Ekapkf k[Al `qfqi vICvT Epalf, k]fA]kf Pdtf tibkfk MFyat `qv<kfK sfE[aAv `qfqi vIcikf eka]fFRkfki$qf. KdLmf, tAckQmf ~FypFEy ;RkfKmf kDAmya[ Kqirf. ODmf ~Eb uAbnfT EpaKmf `qv<kfK tdfp niAl. Embfpagfkak uAbnfT kidkfKmf p[ikf kdfFpf EparfAv. `t[f kIzf dakfci FArvrf ;Rpfptakkf Pbiy ODmf t]f]Irff. evqiEy ndmaDmf mkfkqi[f vayiliRnfTmf, YYYYMkfkiliRnfTmf evqipf pdfDkf eka]fFRnft Cvacpf p<Ak. t[f vazfkfAkyilf ;T vArkf k]fFrat `ticygfkAq ;r]fEd nadfkqilf k]fd `{pvmf MtliyAvkAq niA[tfT MtfT oR ciAl Epalf ~[a[f.

19. Cy mriyaAt

OR nadfDkfK ;ybfAk vqmf mdfDmf ta[a Mkfkiymf? 'lfla naDkqiLmf `nftnft nadfDkfK "bfbvaB "tavT p<TAm ;Rkfktf taE[ ecyfy<mf ? ;nftcf Vzf niAlyilf vaZmf mkfkqf ta[f 'vfvqv< vitftiyacma[vrfkqf. etazilf NdfpgfkEq ;lflat kaltftilf ;nft uAbp[i niAbnfT, kaDkqf ecbinft ;dgfkqilf 'pfpF mkfkqf ;gfEk KF "bi[arfkqf? KFEybiyT mdfDmlflamlf ;vfvqv< vctikAqy<mf 'pfpF ecyfT eka]fdarfkqf? Cmarf 100 ~]fDkQkfK M[f ;gfK vnftiRnftalf t[f kti '[f[ ~yiRkfKmf? tgfKmf Ehadfdlf, pirya]mf ecyfy<mf psf, dakfci, EvAl ecyfy<mf `Lvlkmf, capfpiDmf cafetaria 'lflaEm evpfptftalf mitpfpDtftpf pdfdAv. EtAvya[ evpfptfAt u]fDp]f}mf cat[gfkAqpf epaRtfti tgfkqf vazfkfAkAy vqmfepbcf ecyfTqfqarfkqf. `ticytftkfk m[itrfkqf ta[f. ;nftkf kDgf KqiriLmf uAbnft nilgfkqiLmf '[f[ pyirf caKpF ecyfkibarfkqf. 'pfEpaT, 'pfpF, 'gfEk vivcaymf ecyfykf PDmf ~kiy Ekqfvikqf MtfTv<kfKkf Ekqfvikf Kbikqayi[. caKpF ecyfvT mlflamlf pib naDkQkfKmf ta[iygfkAq "bfBmti ecyfkibarfkqf '[fB MtfT pFtftiRkfkiba[f. cmymf vRmfEpaT `nftpf p<TAmkAq etrinfTkf ekaqfq Ev]fDmf '[fB MtfT tIrfma[itfTkf eka]fda[f.

n[fK niA[tfTpf parftftalf etazilf Ndfp M[fE[bfbgfkqf mdfDmf ;RnfT '[f[ py[f? ;Av Clpmakkf kbfBkf ekaqfqkf PFyAv? ;gfK ;TvAr ta[f k]fd, cnftitft ovfevaRvRmf pibRAdy nltftilf 'vfvqv< ~rfvmf kadfDkibarfkqf? vima[ nilytftilf utvi ecyft ep]f Mtlf EhadfdLkfKkf eka]fD vnft dakfci FArvrf, `gfK EvAl ecyft Bryan, kAdciyakcf cnftitft Dean vAr ovfevaRvRmf t[f[idmf kadfFy mriyaAt. `[fp< ~kiyAvkAq 'Ad Epad MFyatlflva? ;nft nadfFlf ekdfdvrfkEq kiAdyata? ;lfAl, `pfpF ;Rkfk MFyaT. ;[ff{mf `pfpFpfpdfdvrfkAqcf cnftikfk vilfAl '[fB ta[f MFv< ecyfy Ev]fDmf.

m[it K]gfkAqpf pbfbi EpCmf EpaT `nft Dean ecyfAk 'lflavbfAby<mf vid MtfTv<kfK uyrfnfttakpf pdfdT. oR uyrf `tikari ta[f udfkarfnftiRkfKmf cIdfFliRnfT 'ZnfT vnfT ugfkQkfK '[f[ Ev]fDmf '[fB t[fA[kf EkdfdT ;T ta[f Mtlf tdAv. p[f[ir]fD ~]fDkqf ta[f p]iyabfbiy `rcagfk `tikarikAq MtfT otftidfDpf parftfta[f. t[f vazfkfAkyilf MtfT Mt[f Mtlf Enrilf parftft ;ykfK[rf oR _rixfkarrf. EvAlyilf EcRvtbfK M[f 'lfElaRmf `vArpf parfkfk Ev]fDmf '[fb niyti. `vrf `AbkfKqf eclfl `Arm]ikfK Emlf katftiRkfk Ev]fFy niAl. `vrf 'va, udfkarf ' '[fB Pd cIdf ekaDkfk madfdarf. ;r]fedaR varftfAtkqf mdfdEm Epci vidfD, 'Epaklamf' '[fB ecalfli viDvarf. Joining Report 'ZTmf EpaT Pd ' I beg to submit '[fB ~rmfpitfT MFkfKmf EpaT, I remain, Sir, Your most Obedient Servant' '[fB ta[f py pkftiy<d[f 'Zt Ev]fDmf. ;nft MAbpfpadfFliRnfT oR cibiTmf maBpdfdalf tKnft ndvFkfAkkqf 'DkfkpfpDmf. pi[f[rf tayf nadfDkfK viDtAl kiAdtft pibK ;nftiyrfkEq ;ykfK[rfkqak niymikfkpf pdfdarfkqf. 'I beg to submit' '[f{mf vc[mf mAbnftT. `tfTd[f 'Yours sincerely' '[fpT pAzy vackma[ 'ugfkqf tazfAmya[ Ecvk[f ' '[fb vrikAq mabfbi `AmtftT. m[itA[ m[it[f mtipfpT ta[f u]fAmya[ Ctnftirtfti[f `FpfpAd '[fB Dean t[kfKkf kbfBkf ekaDtft Mtlf padmf '[fB MtfT u]rfnfta[f.

p<titak EvB nadfFliRnfT vnftiRkfKmf ma]v[f niAl tDmabi ni[fB eka]fFRkfki$[f. `v[f uRvMmf, `]inftiRkfKmf uAdkQmf EvBvitmak ;Rkfki[fb[. `v[f n[f$k pFkfkkf PFyv[a, m]fda, '[fB `vA[pf pbfbi o[fBmf etriyaT. `vA[pf parftft `nft Dean of the Faculty takfklfkqf, EtAvya[ crfFpiEkdf Mtliy[vbfAbkf eka]fD vnftiRkfki$[a '[fB cibiTmf kvAlpf pdfdtaktf etriyvilfAl. `pfpFEy eka]fD vnftiRnftaLmf `Av YYYMl takfklfkqa, nklfkqa '[fBmf Ekqfviy<mf 'ZmfpvilfAl. nmf Urilf ;nft Attested copy- _ Gazetted Officer ;dmf ;RnfT vagfk 'vfvqv< paD! Dean ecyfy<mf ovfeva[fBmf MtfTv<kfK ~cfcriymak ;RnftT. `vrf "mikv<mf kxfdpf pdfD pFtfT nlfl mtipfep]fkqf vagfk Ev]fDmf" '[fB p<tftimtiy<mf ecalflvilfAl. ta[f epriy `tikari '[fb uyrfv< m[pfpa[fAmy<d[f, `nft ma]vA[ '[fA[ vnfT parfkfkcf ecalfLgfkqf '[fBmf t[f `Lvlktftilf EvAl ecyfpvrfkqidmf ecalflvilfAl. `tbfK ma$k `nft ma]v{kfKcf cmmak ni[fB eka]fD, `v{Ady p] niAlAmAy Mtbf kariymak vicaritftiRkfkibarf '[fb niA[pfp< MtfTvalf nmfp MFyat kariymaktf Eta[fbiyT. `pfpF cmmakpf pzKvtalf ma]vrfkQmf `Attf tgfkQkfKcf catkmak 'DtfTkf ekaqfQtilfAl '[fBmf pi[f[rf MtfT etrinfT eka]fda[f. 'nft oRv{mf `v{Ady udlf tidmakv<mf, uqfqmf `Amtiyakv<mf ;Rnftalf ta[f t[f{Ady EvAlyilf MZ kv[tfAty<mf ecLtft MFy<mf '[fb EpR]fAmAy Dean t[f ndtfAtyalf ecyfT ka]fpitfTqfqarf.

MtfTvi[f `Dtft padmf, naD, plfkAlkf kzkmf Mtliy[ M[fE[b, Dean-lf ~rmfpitfT Mtlf ~]fD ma]v[f vAr 'lfElaRmf oRmikfk :DpdfFRkfki$rfkqf '[fpT. ecyfy<mf p]ikqilf uyrfv<, tazfv< o[fBmf kiAdyaT. `vrvrf klfvitf tKtikfK "bfp ovfevRvRmf pl p]ikAqcf ecyfT vRki$rfkqf. `vfvqv<ta[f. 'lfElaRmf `nft plkAlkfkzkmf M[fE[Bvtilf :DpdfFRkfki$rfkqf. ~[alf ;At 'lflamf URkfKtf tiRmfpiy pibK eca[f[alf yarf nmfppf Epakibarfkqf? `Atpfpbfbi ;pfEpaT '[f[ kvAl? 45 nimidgfkQkfK Emlf ~ki vidfdT '[fB ']f]i MtfT mI]fDmf Dean ~pICkfKcf ec[fba[f.

`gfK oR ep]f t[fA[kf k]fD 'ZnfT vnfT "So, you should be M-U-T...... Welcome to the University of Alberta" '[f$qf. MtfT '~mf' '[fB tAlAy `Actfta[f. "Here is your 'check' for your advance stipend. Do you have enough warm clothing... You do... OK, Follow me. I will take you to your building" '[fB Evkmak ndkfktf etadgfki[aqf. MtfT `vAqpf pi[f etadrfnfta[f (OF[a[f).

M.ni. ( ;nft Urilf yaRmf ndnfT EpavEt kiAdyata? pati OdfdMmf pati nAdy<mak ErCkfka Epakibarfkqf? 'nftkf EkadfAdAypf piFkfkpf EpakibarfkEqa, etriyvilfAl).

MtfT ~rayfcfcikAqtf etadgfkpf EpaKmf ;dmf plfkAlkfkzk vqaktftilf kizkfEk oR p<bmak ;Rnft YM[f$vT maFkfkdfFdmf. NAznftv<dE[ ;Rnft department ~pIcilf Irene '[fb ep]f "You should be M-U-T-H-u-..." '[fB Pbi MtfTAv vrEvbf$qf. `Dtft Ekqfvikqf "pirya]mf n[f$k ;Rnftta? Kqirf ugfkQkfKpf piFtftiRkfkibta" '[fpAv. EmLmfIrene EnrtfAt vI]akfkamlf, Dr. MacMaster ugfkAq 'tirf parftfTkf eka]fD ;Rkfkibarf. uqfEq Epakv<mf '[fB eca[f[arf.

Dr. MacMaster kfK 60 vyTkfK Emlf ;RkfKmf. Department kfKtf tAlvrf. m[itrf Kqfqmf. pl ~]fDkQkfK M[f `vrf tAlyilf niAby MF ;RnftiRkfk Ev]fDem[fB `gfK madfFyiRnft EpadfEda o[fbiliRnfT MtfT UkitfTkf eka]fda[f. UDRvipf pay<mf k]fkqf. KBkiy mIAc. `Tv<mf nArtfTkf ka]pfpdfdT. `F Krlilf MtfTAv vrEvbf$rf. tazfnft KrLmf `vrf Epciy ~gfkilMmf klnfT MtfTv<kfK `vrf Epciytilf 60% ta[f p<rinftT. nlfl EvAqyakf Mtlilf EXm nl[fkAqpf pbfbi `vrf vicaritfttalf pati viqgfkiy<mf pati UktftiLmf MtfT ptilf `qitfT vnfta[f.

`DtftT KqiArpf pbfbi. ;TvAr `v[f cnftitft plRd[f "bfpdfd `{pvtftalf Kqiri[f kDAmAypf pbfbiy EkqfvikfK uqfYYYQrf pa]iyilf 'pfpF ptilf ecalfLvet[fB MtfTv<kfK `tfTpFyak ;RnftT. Dr. M. ta[f '[f{mf ptfT nimidgfkqilf oR mIdfFgfKkfKpf Epak Ev]fDmf '[fB eca[f[arf. " ;[f{mf 3 ~]fDkqf ;gfK ;Rkfkpf EpakibIrffkqf. Epc niAby `vkacmf ;RkfkibT" '[fB PbividfD `gfKqfq Jim '[fb ma]vrf oRvAr `AztfT MtfTAv 'lfElaRkfKmf `biMkmf ecyfy<mfpF ecalflividfD evqiEy Epayf vidfdarf.

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Jim kdnft oR ~]fdak M.Sc. pFtfTkf eka]fD ;Rkfki$rf. ;qAm, `tbfEkbfbtf TFpfp<. evqi nadfFliRnfT vnftiRkfKmf ma]vA[kf k]fd ~rfvmf, t[kfKkf ekaDkfkpf pdfd EvAlyi[f epaBpfp< ~kiyAvkqf Jim-_ oR pF uyrftftiyiRkfk Ev]fDmf '[fB Eta[fbiyT MtfTv<kfK. Eparaciriyrfkqf Mtlf ck ma]vrfkqf, ~rayfcfcikf Pdtftilf p]ip<riy<mf technicians, ecylaqrfkqf MtliEyaAr `vrvrf Mtlf epyrf, kAdci epyrf '[fB Cmarf 30 epyrfkAq Jim MtfTv<kfK `biMkpf pDtfti[arf.

M.ni. (;vfvqv< epyrfkAqy<mf 'pfpF wapkmf AvtfTkf ekaqfQvT. yaAryavT mI]fDmf cnftitftalf `vrfkAq '[f[ epyrf ecalflikf PpfpiDvT? ekawfc nadfkQkfKcf cbfB Kzpfpmaktf ta[f ;RkfKmf. pibK criyakpf EpayfviDmf.)

MtfTv<kfK ~rayfcfcikf Pdtftilf oR ;dMmf mbfebaR `Abyilf udfkarfnfT EvAl ecyfy oR EmAj, nabfkaliy<mf ekaDkfkpf pdfd[. `v{kfKkf ekaDkfkpfpdfd ;dtftiliRnfT evqiEy T\rtftilf nkri[f nDpf p<btftilf (Down Town area) ;Rnft plf `DkfKkf kdfFdgfkqf, mgfkla[ viqkfKkQd[f viZkifb sfE[avilf ka]pfpdfd[. j[f[li[f kIEz 'gfK parftftaLmf evqfAq m]bf pagfka[ sfE[a prpfpiy v]f]mf ;RnftT. cbfB T\rtftilf uAbnfT kidnft North Saskatchewan ~B. ;AvkQkfK nDEv emTvakcf ec[fB eka]fFRnft ']f]bfb karfkqf. nDnDEv sfE[avilf cikfki nkr MFyamlf tvikfKmf karfkqf. ;nftcf VzfniAlyilf KAbnft pdfcmf 3 ~]fDkqf '[fB Dr. M. "[f Kbipfpidfdarf? ;r]fD vRdgfkqilf Ph.D. MFkfklamf '[fB niA[tfT taE[ ;gfK vrtf T]infEtamf. k]f]mfmaAvy<mf KznfAtkAqy<mf vidfD 3 vRdmf pirinftiRpfpT '[fpT MFyat kariymf! `Dtft MAb Dr. M. _pf parfkfKmf EpaT ;Attf tidfd vdfdmakcf ecalfli vid Ev]fFyT ta[f '[fB MtfT MFv< ecyfT eka]fda[f. Jim tiRmfpi vnfT MtfTvidmf "nmf department lf oR ;nftiy ma]vrf ;Rkfki$rf. Field EvAlkfkak tbfEpaT evqiEy EpayiRkfki$rf. kIEz uqfq EvB oR department lf Goerge '[fB oRvrf ;Rkfki$rf. `vAr ugfkQkfK `biMkmf ecyfkiEb[f" '[fB `vridmf `AztfTcf ec[f$rf.

George EkrqtfAtcf Ecrfnftvrf. Ph.D. MFkfKmf tRvayilf ;Rkfkibarf. ;tbfKqf lwfCkfKpf EpaKmf Enrmf ~kividfdT. `vrf t[f{Ady karilf MtfTAv vIdfDkfK `AztfTcf ec[fbarf. `vRkfK oR k[da nadfD evqfAqkfkar mA[vi. EvAlkfKcf ec[fbiRnftaqf. George ~mfeldf, eradfF, kapi MtliyAvkAqkf ekaDtftarf. capfpidfdv<d[f MtfT t[fA[ vadfF vnft KDmfppf pircfcA[kAqy<mf, Ph. D. MFkfk 3 ~]fDkqavT ~Kmf '[fB Dr.M . eca[f[Aty<mf ecalflividfD oR KAb `Zta[f. k[davilf pl ~]fDkqf ;RnfT pFtft George kfK ;nft matiri p<tiy ma]vrfkqf `{pvikfKmf kxfdgfkqf pzkfkmak ;RkfKmf '[fB MtfTv<kfK viqgfkiyT.

George - nIgfkqf mA[viAyy<mf KznfAtkAqy<mf vidfD Mt[f MAbyakpf pirinfttalf ;T matiri EpCkibIrfkqf. ;nft home sickness ugfkQkfK mdfDmf p<<titlfl. ;gfK vnftiRkfKmf ovfevaR evqi nadfD ma]v{mf ;nftpf piriAvcf ckitfTkf ekaqfq Ev]fFyT `vciymf. na{mf oR kdfdtftilf `pfpFtfta[f kxfdpf pdfEd[f. Dr. M. eca[f[tilf oR tpfp<mf ;lfAl. ~rayfcfci '[fpT `vfvqv< Clpma[T `lfl. catar]mak 'nft department-Lmf 3-4 ~]fDkqf vAr piFkfKmf.

M.eca. pi[f "[f '[kfK vnft kFttftilf 2 ~]fDkqf '[fB KbipfpidfFRnftarfkqf ?

George:  ;r]fD '[fpT oR utfEtcma[ kal `qv< ~Kmf. `T ~rayfcfciyi[f tAlpfp<, 'vfvqv< kF[ma[ ecyf MAbkqf, ugfkqf `tirfxfdmf 'lflavbfAbYy<mf epaBtftT. oRv[f 2 ~]fDkqilf Ph.D. MFtftalf `v[f mik mik p<tfticaliyaktf ta[f ;Rkfk Ev]fDmf.

M. - `pfpF '[f$lf na[f mbfe$R M.Sc. MFtfT vidfD ;r]fD ~]fDkqilf tiRmfpipf Epayf viDkiEb[f.

George - nIgfkqf 'pfpF Ev]fDem[f$Lmf ecyfy<gfkqf. tvB o[fBmf ;lfAl. ;nft University yilf Ph.D. kfK cIdf kiAdpfpEt kxfdmf. mBpFy<mf M.Sc. pFpfptilf ugfkQkfK '[f[ lapmf? EmLmf na[f Ph.D. ~rmfpitft EpaT '[kfK sfkalrfxipf o[fBmf kiAdkfk vilfAl. pati Enrmf 'parf' Epa[fb ;dgfkqilf EvAl ecyfT eka]fD `tilf vRmf p]tfAtkf eka]fD pFtfEt[f. ugfkqf niAlAm `pfpF `lflEv. 'lfla eclv<kAqy<mf `vrfkEq parftfTkf ekaqfQkibarfkqf. Opportunity is knocking on your doors. `At virdfF `Fkfk Ev]fdamf. `pfp<bmf ugfkqf ;xfdmf. ;[f{emaR vixymf. ;[f{mf cil matgfkqilf ekawfcmf p]mf Ecrfnftv<d[f ugfkqf mA[viAyy<mf, KznfAtkAqy<mf ;gfK `AztfTkf eka]fD vidfdalf ugfkQAdy 'lfla pircfcA[kQmf MFvAdnfT viDmf. nIgfkqf ;RkfKmf `Et niAlyilf 4 ~]fDkQkfK M[f na{mf ;RnfEt[f. '[kfK or cI[iyrf eca[f[ `Et EyacA[Ay ;pfEpat na[f ugfkQkfKcf ecalfLkiEb[f. M[f Avtft kaAlpf pi[f Avkfk Ev]fdamf. '[kfK Enrmaki vidfdT. vagfkqf Epaklamf.

M.eca. na[f YYM[f$vT maFkfKpf Epak Ev]fDmf. Lift 'gfEk ;RkfkibT?

George - EnEr Epa[alf ugfkqf ;dT pkfkmf ;RkfkibT. ~[alf ;gfK Lift- _ Elevator '[fB `Azkfki$rfkqf. Lift '[f$lf yaRkfKmf p<riyaT. Lift tibkfKmf EpaT Dr. M. mf Pd vnfT "bikf eka]fdarf.

Dr. M.- lwfC 'gfK capfpidfGrfkqf?

M.eca. - George '[fB oRvArpf parftfEt[f. `vrf vIdfDkfK `AztfTcf ec[fbarf. naAq kaAl 'tftA[ m]ikfK na[f vr Ev]fDmf?

Dr. M. - naAq c[i. `DtftT wayiB. ;r]fDmf viDMAb nadfkqf. EvAlkfK vr `vcrmf o[fBmf ;lfAl. Mtlilf ugfkQkfK Ev]fFy vctikAqcf ecyfTkf ekaqfqv<mf. tigfkdf kizAm vnftalf EpaTma[T. nIgfkqf '[f[ courses (padgfkqf) 'Dkfk Ev]fDmf '[fB MFv< ecyfylamf.

kaAlyilf Nat Pbiy psfsilf "bi MtfT EhadfdLkfK vnfT EcrfnfT `vArtf EtFkf k]fD piFtfta[f. `v[f 'tirfparftftpF TV yif[f M[f cibiy ma]vrf EkaxfF _sf hakfkiAy Mmfmrmakpf parftfTkf eka]fFRnftarfkqf. `vrfkqf ubfcaktfTkfK `qEv ;lfAl. Mtlilf `nft viAqyadfF[f viEcx `mfcgfkAq Nat MtfTv<kfK viprmak viqkfki[arf.

Department lf ndnftvbfAb Mkfkiymak pFpfp< 3 vRd kalmf nIFkfKmf '[fB Dr. M. eca[f[At Nat ;dmf Pbi[a[f. `v[f 'tirf parftfttbfK ma$k Nat-mf kidfdtf tdfd George eca[f[AtEy EvB varftfAtkqilf tiRmfpcf eca[f[arf. ;Rvrf ecalfLvtiLmf u]fAm ;RpfpT MtfTv<kfKtf etqivayibfB. ~[alf `v{Ady m[T `tbfK opfp<kf ekaqfqvilfAl. opfp<kf eka]fdaLmf ;nftpf pirivabfbaAmyakiy nrk EvtA[Ay 'pfpF ckipfpT '[fb Ekqfvi MtfTAv vadfF 'DtftT. oR naqf Dr. M. ;dmf ;At mAbkfk m[milflamlf EnriAdyakfcf ecalflividfda[f. `v{Ady niAlAypf p<rinfTkf eka]fD `nft `Ztftma[ m[itrf "cri, na[f ugfkAqkf kdfdaypf pDtft viRmfpvilfAl. ugfkQkfK viRpfpmf ;lfAl '[f$lf M.Sc. kfK register ecyfTkf ekaqfQgfkqf. ~[alf ugfkQkfK m[T 'pfEpaT maBkibEta `pfEpaT '[f[idmf vnfT eca[f[alf Ph.D. kfK mabfbitf tRkiEb[f" '[fB Pbi[arf.

M.Sc. , Ph.D. pFkfKmf ma]vrfkqf ovfevaRvRmf 3 matgfkQkfK oR MAb "tavT oR tAlpfpilf seminar ekaDkfk Ev]fDmf. MtfT ;T ta[f nmkfK oR vayfpfp< '[fB ']f]i `tilf pirmatmakpf Epci MFtfta[f. PFyiRnft EparaciriyrfkQmf, mbfb ma]vrfkQmf, MtfTvi[f epaRdf CAv, ecabf CAvAy mikv<mf paradfF[arfkqf. `T mdfDm[fbi p<titakf vnftiRkfKmf ;nftiy ma]v{Ady tibAmAyy<mf emcfci[arfkqf. mtftiya[mf Dr. M. MtfTAvkf PpfpidfD uqfEq vrcf eca[f[arf. `vrf `AbkfKqf ec[fB paradfDkAqpf epb MtfT katfTkf eka]fFRnfta[f.

Dr. M. - I enjoyed your talk very much. ;T ta[f `vrf eca[f[ Mtlf paradfDmf kAdci paradfDmaKmf. MtfT ;nfttf tiGrf tiRpfptfAt 'tifrf parfkfkvilfAl.

`gfK ~rmfpitft `vrf `Dtft 15 nimidgfkQkfK MtfTvi[f Epcfcilf ;Rnft Kbfbmf KAbkAq `Dkfkikf eka]fEd Epa[arf. Mkfkiymak MtfT mik Evkmakpf Epciytakv<mf, `vfvqv< Evkmakpf Epci[alf epaRqf yaRkfKmf viqgfkaT '[fBmf k]fFpfpakkf Pbividfdarf. "I will be watching you when you give your next  seminar " '[fB ecalfli MFtftarf.

Mtlilf MtfTv<kfK Dr. M. Emlf criya[ Ekapmf. mbfbvrfkqf 'lflamf ;vfvqv< p<kZmf EpaT ;vRkfK mdfDmf "[f ;vfvqv< `tiRpfti? k[davilf pibnfT vqrfnft mbfb ma]vrfkqf EpCvtbfKmf, ta[f EpciytbfKmf uqfq vitftiyacgfkAq MtfT cbfB nita[mak cinftitfTpf parftfta[f. Dr. M. eca[f[T `tftA[y<mf u]fAm '[fB p<lpfpdfdT. pi[f pl ~]fDkQkfKpf pi[f MtfT Epraciriyrakpf p]iyabfBmf vAr ;nftpf p<tftimtikqf `v{kfKpf py[f pdfd[. Dr. M.-[f Kbfbkf k]kfKkAq `v[f `FkfkF niA[tfTpf paradfdat EnrEm ;lfAl.

 

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vzkfkmf Epalf MtfT oR naqf ta[f EhadfdliliRnfT eka]fD vnft lwfC Apy<d[f, ma]vrfkqf PDmf ;dma[ tuck shop '[fb cibfB]fF caAlkfKcf ec[f$[f. ApAypf piritfTpf parftfttilf eradfFtf T]fDkqi[f nDvilf "Eta mamicmf Avkfkpf pdfFRnftAtkf k]fda[f. parftftv<dE[ `v{Ady m[tilf oR evBpfp< tdfFyT. `T 'nft miRktftif[f ;Abcfci, udlilf 'nft paktftilf ;RnfT 'Dkfkpf pdfdT '[fb cnfEtkgfkqf 'Znft[. pciEya `tikmak ;RnftT. Epcamlf `nft ;Abcfcitf T]fAd 'DtfT evqiEy AvtfT vidfD ev]fe]yf tdvpf pdfd eradfFAy mdfDmf capfpid ~rmfpitfta[f. ;Atkf kv[itfTkf eka]fFRnftarf `v[f `Rkilf udfkarfnftiRnft Chatterji '[fb oR ;nftiy ma]vrf. (`vrf oR post-doctorate fellow '[fB pi[f[rf etriy vnftT). MtfTvi[f ecyfAk `vArpf epriTmf patitftiRkfk Ev]fDmf Epalf Eta[fbiyT.

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mB naqf MtfT vzkfkmf Epalf Akyilf lwfC ApAy 'DtfTkf eka]fD Tuck Shop kfKcf capfpidcf ec[f$[f. EnbfB vivattfAtkf kiqpfpiy Dr. C. ta[f vzkfkmak udfkaRmf n]fprfkQd[f ;Rpfptalf `vridmf mBpF Epayf madfFkf ekaqfq Ev]fdamf '[fB ']f]i EvB oR EmAjkfK Epaklamf '[fB niA[tfta[f. ;nftiy ma]vrf oRvrf t[iyak `Dtft EmAjyilf capfpidfDkf eka]fFRnftarf. `vRd[f EcrfnfT capfpidlamf '[fB niA[tfT "Do you mind if I join you?" '[fB Ekdfda[f. `vRmf "Please do join " '[fB eca[f[arf.

MtfT - Where are you from?

Friend - I am from India.

M.- Whereabouts in India.

Friend - Madras.

MtfT ;At ekawfcMmf 'tirf parfkfkvilfAl. PrfnfT kv[itftilf `vrf MktftiLmf tmiz[i[f kAq ekadfFyT. pzmf nZvipf palilf viZnftT '[fB MtfT ']f]i[a[f.

M. - mikv<mf cnfEtaxmf. tmizf EpCpvrfkAqpf parfkfkpf EpakiEb[f '[fB niA[kfkvilf. nIgfkqf vnfT niAby kalmf ~kibta?

Friend - Yes. it is more than one year since I came to Canada.

M.- ec[fA[yilf 'gfEk pFtftIrfkqf ?

Friend - I studied in Presidency College.

M. - t[iyak ;RkfkibIrfkqa, mA[vi Pd ;Rkfki$rfkqa?

Friend - No. I am not married. Fortuntely I am single.

M. - 'nft department lf ;RkfkibIrfkqf?

Friend - I am in Physics.

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M. - nIgfkqf Urilf tmizf taE[ EpCkibIrfkqf?

Friend - Yes. We do speak Tamil at home. But my Tamil is rusty. (criyakpf Epc vraT).

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